Building Permits

Guidelines to Obtain a Building Permit
Building Permit Application | Other Community Development Forms
Application may be filled out using Acrobat or you may print it and fill it out by hand. You may submit them one of the following ways:
  • After filling the application out using Acrobat you may do a 'save as' and then attach the file to an e-mail to Noel Massey.
  • Fax the application to (417) 532-8388.
  • Hand deliver it to City Hall.
Year
Single Family
Multi-Family
Commercial
2000
76
30
12
2001
64
26
22
2002
64
38
14
2003
77
61
8
2004
90
48
17
2005
154
40
9
2006
68
58
23
2007
37
79
14
2008
21
64
7
2009
18
42
11
2010
10
42
9
2011
6
30
7
2012
3 Single / 8 Duplex
0
5 New and 6 Major Additions
2013
9 Single / 2 Duplex
0
3 New and 4 Major Additions
2014
13 Single / 2 Duplex
0
9 New and 4 Major Additions
2015
11 Single / 4 Duplex
0
10 New and 5 Major Additions
In addition to the above permits for 2015, the City issued 43 permits for renovations to residential properties such as: remodeling with structural changes, fences, and outbuildings.

The slowest construction year since records have been maintained is 1982:
Single Family Multi-Family
Commercial
2 0 3